Mike Turgeon, Minnesota State: 2022 NCAA Division II Women’s Indoor Track & Field National Coach of the Year

Mike Turgeon was named the National Women’s Coach of the Year. Turgeon, in his fifth year at Minnesota State, guided the Mavericks to their first team title at the NCAA DII Indoor Track & Field Championships. Under Turgeon’s direction, the Mavericks had three national champions (60, 60H, long jump) and 15 All-America honors in Pittsburg, Kansas. During the regular season, Minnesota State won the team title at the NSIC Indoor Championships with a conference-record 243 points and had seven event champions. In the Pre-Championships edition of the #EventSquad Rankings, the Mavericks had 11 event groups ranked in the top-6 nationally, including four No. 1 squads in the 60, 200, long jump and weight throw.